A man of rhythm with an extensive history in the music arena, MOKHTAR SAMBA has securely established himself over the years as one of the leading musicians on the multicultural music scene.
A drummer and percussionist of Moroccan and Senegalese origin, Mokhtar has played alongside the most prestigious of musicians, including Joe Zawinul, Jaco Pastorius and Youssou N’Dour to name but a few. From innovative sonorities to imaginative mixing, Mokhtar has conveyed a multifaceted talent for Western harmonies, as well as African rhythms and Bedouin tunes.
Come and discover live the album Racines, part of Mokhtar’s African Jazz Project, which features the music of John Coltrane, Miles Davis, Thelonious Monk and Michael Brecker.
3 May| 9pm
4 & 5 May | 10pm
Admission fee RM85
*RM10 off for students with valid Student ID, at the door